Nayarit Standing Coatimundi, Ixtlàn del Río Style,
Protoclassic, ca. 100 B.C. - A.D. 250
length 10 1/4in (26cm)
standing attentively on all four legs and ears perked, the tail curving up and resting on the left hip; painted overall in reddish brown with circular and zig-zag highlights overall in yellow and white.
Private Collection, Beverly Hills, acquired in the 1960s